2019 Workshop and Awards
2019 Workshop - Talking Sunglasses

The Sunglasses Virtual Workshop 2020 was held on 1 October 2019 at the Hôtel Barrière, Le Majestic in Cannes.

The programme featured an interactive panel discussion that comprised of a strong line-up of executives responsible for the sunglasses category in diverse travel retail operations:

Adrian Pittaway
Head of Retail, MSC Cruises
Lee Meili
Director of Fashion Department, CDFG
Jan Richter
Director of Fashion/ Accessories, Gebr. Heinemann
Luca Solca
Managing Director of Luxury Goods at Bernstein

Guest speaker, Luca Solca, Managing Director of Luxury Goods at Bernstein, joined them on stage and presented on how digital is reshaping the luxury market, its effects on the sunglasses category and the implication for travel retail.

The 9th Sunglasses Awards also took place alongside this event, celebrating the best in the category during 2018/19.

2019 Sunglasses Awards Results

Winner: Dufry, Zurich Airport

Winner: Gebr. Heinemann, Hamburg Airport

Winner: Dufry

Winner: China Duty Free Group, Haitang Bay

Winner: Gebr. Heinemann

Winner: The Shilla Duty Free

Winner: Beirut Duty Free

Winner: The Shilla Duty Free

2019 Workshop Content
Workshop Intro Video (preview)
Photo Highlights
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